Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Sports

 

Soccer

 

Premier League

Sunday’s Top European League wrap and some Stats You may not know

Daily Sports News Update

 

English Premier League

Mason Greenwood’s Solitary goal gave Manchester United a win over Wolves at the Molineaux Stadium. Adama Traore caused the United defense at lot of problems with his dazzling dribbles but was not able to get on the scoresheet.

 

 

Tottenham hotspurs have had a stellar start to their premier league campaign as they beat Watford 1-0 to maintain their 100 percent win record in the league.A Tricky free kick goal from Son Heung Min was enough to put Spurs on top of the EPL table.

 

Other Results

Burnley 1-1 Leeds United

 

Stats from Sunday’s  EPL Matches

 

Goal Number 30,000 In The Premier League Scored By Chris Wood

 

For The First Time In Their History... Spurs Win 3 Games In Their First 3 Matches Of The Season.

 

Mason Greenwood is now one of only four players in Premier League history to score 20+ goals as a teenager, after Michael Owen, Robbie Fowler and Wayne Rooney. Generational.

 

The longest unbeaten away runs in English league football history:

 

28 - Man Utd (2020-2021)

 27 - Arsenal (2003-2004)


Points won after 100 Premier League games as manager:

 

Arsène Wenger (192)

Jürgen Klopp (190)

OGS (187)

 

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Premier League managerial career by numbers with Manchester United:

 

100 games

53 wins

28 draws

19 defeats

182 goals scored

107 goals conceded

 

Marking his 100th game with a win and setting history in the process.

 

 

Bruno Fernandes has set a new Premier League record for longest unbeaten start to a players' career away from home:

 

27 away games

17 wins

10 draws

15 goals

7 assists


Son Heung-min has scored six goals in 10 Premier League appearances against Watford – only against Southampton (9) has he scored more in the competition.


Three of Son Heung-min's last four goals for Tottenham in all competitions have come from outside the box, as many as his previous 43 strikes for the club. Today's goal vs Watford was his first direct from a free-kick for Spurs. Range

 

Son Heung-min is the first Spurs player to score directly from a free-kick in the Premier League since Christian Eriksen in December 2019.

 

 

La Liga

Memphis Depay was on target as Barcelona defeated Getafe 2-1. Sergi Roberto scored the opener with just 2 minutes played but former Barcelona player Sandro Ramires scored to level the match with the assist coming from Carles Alena another La Masia graduate. 

 

Atletico Madrid had luck on their side as Aissa Mandi scored a 90+5 Minute own goal to help them get a point against Villarreal.. The Yellow submarines went ahead twice in the game but couldn’t hold their nerves to win. 

 

Other Results 

Cadiz 2-3 Osasuna

Rayo Vallecano 4-0 Granada

 

Stats From La liga 

Just 3 games played in La Liga and no team has a 100% record.

 

• Madrid, Sevilla, Valencia, Barça, Atleti and Mallorca on 7 points each with 2 wins and 1 draw.

• Real Madrid lead due to goals scored. Barcelona are 4th currently.

 

Memphis & Frenkie de Jong combined to score the first La Liga goal with a Dutch scorer & assist since March 2009 (Huntelaar & Robben), and the first for Barcelona since Jan 2004 (Kluivert & Van Bronckhorst).

 

Memphis Depay has become the first Barcelona player to be involved in a goal in each of his first three appearances in LaLiga (two goals and one assist) since Cesc Fàbregas  in 2011 (three goals and four assists).

 

 

 

Serie A 

AC Milan Made It 2 Wins In 2 Matches as they beat Cagliari by 4-1 .All 5 Goals came in the first half of the match. Olivier Giroud grabbed a brace for Milan in his home debut.

 

Napoli won by 2-1 scoreline as Andrea Petagna scored a 84th minute winner . Petagna stepped up when he was needed the most in the absence of Victor Oshimen who was red carded in Napoli’s previous match againstVenezia .

 

Tammy Abraham scored his first goal for As Roma as Mourinho’s men thrashed newly promoted team Salernitana by 4-0.All 4 goals came in the second half.

 

Other Results 

Sassuolo 0-0 Sampdoria 

 

Stats From Serie A 

Olivier Giroud has scored twice in a league game for the first time since April 2018 against Southampton. 

 

Tammy Abraham is the second English player in AS Roma's history to score for the club in Serie A.

The first? Chris Smalling.

 

 

 

•Ligue 1

Lionel Messi finally made his PSG Debut away to Reims. Messi came in with 24 minutes to play as he substituted Neymar. Kylian Mbappe scored twice to give PSG a 2-0 Win

 

 

Messi After Match Had to wait to take Pics with other players. Reims goalkeeper Rajkovic wanted his Young Son to take a picture with Leo Messi.


Other Results  


Lille 2-1 Montpelier

Troyes 1-2 Monaco

Clemont 2-2 Metz

Lens 2-2 Lorient 

Strausborg 3-1 Brest

Angers 2-0 Rennes 

 

Stats From Ligue 1

Kylian Mbappé has been directly involved in 194 goals across all competitions for PSG:

 

176 games

135 goals

59 assists

 

Lionel Messi misplaced just one pass after coming on for his PSG debut:

 

21 attempted

20 completed

 

 

 

Transfer News  

FC Bayern are closing on Marcel Sabitzer as new signing, agreement confirmed .! Fee around €16m 

 

Burnley have completed the club-record signing of Maxwel Cornet from Lyon for around €15M on a long-term contract.

Content created and supplied by: SaniIbmo (via Opera News )

Adama Traore Burnley EPL Mason Greenwood Top European League

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments